• Memorial services for Edmund D. Drake, 78, of Villa Teresa Nursing Home, will be held Friday at 2 p.m. at Villa Teresa Chapel, Harrisburg.

    He died Saturday, Oct. 11, 1997 at the nursing home.

    Mr. Drake was retired as an equipment and ships procurement specialist at the Naval Inventory Control Point, Mechanicsburg. He was a World War II veteran and a member of the Knights of Columbus.

    He is survived by two sons, Edmund Drake Jr. of Silver Springs, Md. and Michael Drake of Cockeysville, Md.; a daughter, Toni Myers of Harrisburg; two sisters, Martha Brown of Boston, Mass. and Eleanor Lopez of Silver Spring, Md.; four grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and several nephews and nieces.

    He was preceded in death by a daughter, Bonnie Robinson.

    Burial will be at the convenience of the family. Funeral arrangements are by Zimmerman-Aver Funeral Home, Harrisburg.

    Memorial contributions can be made to Villa Teresa Nursing Home, 1051 Avila Road, Harrisburg 17109.



  • Grace O. Etter, 76, of 11476 Forge Hill Road, Roxbury, died Monday, Oct. 13, 1997 in Chambersburg Hospital.

    Born Jan. 13, 1921 in Clear Ridge, she was a daughter of the late Harry and Sarah Brown Wilson and the widow of Garnet W. Etter, who died June 8, 1977.

    Mrs. Etter was a member of Mowersville Brethren in Christ Church, Shippensburg.

    She is survived by a son, Garnet W. "Herb" Etter Jr. of Roxbury; a daughter, Sharon K. Mellott of Roxbury; three brothers, Ephrem Wilson of Clear Ridge, Rufus Wilson, Todd Wilson and Dean Wilson, all of Altoona; two sisters, Mae Cutshall of Three Springs and Zelfa Wilson of Clear Ridge; and one granddaughter.

    She was preceded in death by one brother and six sisters.

    Funeral services will be held Thursday at 11 a.m. in Fogelsanger-Bricker Funeral Home, Shippensburg. The Rev. Darrell L. Potteiger will officiate.

    Burial will be in Parklawns Memorial Gardens, Greene Township. Friends may call at the funeral home Thursday from 10 to 11 a.m.

    Memorial contributions can be made to the American Diabetes Association, 2040 Linglestown Road, Suite 106, Harrisburg 17110.



  • Mass of Christian burial for Elizabeth Hudson Gill, 51, of 328 Sharon Drive, New Cumberland, will be celebrated 11 a.m. Thursday in St. Theresa Catholic Church, 1300 Bridge St., New Cumberland.

    She died Sunday, Oct. 12, 1997 at home.

    Born Nov. 11, 1945 in Kent, England, she operated her own custodial cleaning business. She was a member of St. Theresa Catholic Church, New Cumberland and a social member of VFW Post 7415, New Cumberland.

    She is survived by her husband, Warren C. Gill; two sons, Gordon R. Moon of Fort Lee, Va. and John Arndt at home; her stepfather, Harry Slade of Scottsdale, Ariz.; two brothers, Stuart Slade and Mark Frost, both of London, England; two sisters, Christina Percy of London and Lorraine Hunt of Suffolk, England; and two grandchildren.

    Monsignor Robert E. Lawrence will preside at Thursday's mass. Burial will be private.

    Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday and 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Thursday in Parthemore Funeral Home, New Cumberland.

    Memorial contributions can be made to her church or to Hospice of Central Pennsylvania, P.O. Box 266, Enola 17025.



  • A memorial service for Janet S. Hosler, 55, of New Cumberland, will be held today at 6 p.m. in Parthemore Funeral Home, New Cumberland.

    She died Sunday, Oct. 12, 1997 at Polyclinic Medical Center, Harrisburg.

    Born Nov. 5, 1941 in Harrisburg to the late John T. and Sara Dawson, she was a retired clerk for the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation and a member of Grace United Methodist Church in Lemoyne.

    She is survived by her daughter, Debra E. Hosler Mallozzi of Harleysville; a brother, John T. Dawson of Steelton; eight sisters, Judy Fisher of Middletown, Jane Aldinger of Enola, Joan Evans of Fishing Creek, Sara Ann Miller of Middletown, Kathy Dawson and Louise Via of Harrisburg, Joyce Miller of State College and Beverly Yanich of Enhaut; and three grandchildren.

    Her pastor, the Rev. Jay M. Derk, will officiate at the memorial service. Friends will be received immediately following the service Tuesday in the funeral home.

    Memorial contributions can be made to Lung Association of South Central Pennsylvania, P.O. Box 1125, 488 W. Market St., York 17405.



  • Phyllis M. Hubley, 66, of 621 Charles St., Shippensburg, died Monday, Oct. 13, 1997 in Chambersburg Hospital.

    Born June 29, 1931 in Shippensburg, she was a daughter of the late John and Laura Kane Malamos.

    Mrs. Hubley was a former employee in the student teaching and placement service at Shippensburg University. Earlier in her life she had been a teacher in Long Branch, New Jersey.

    A graduate of Shippensburg High School and Shippensburg University, she was a member of Memorial Lutheran Church, Shippensburg University General Alumni Association and the Shippensburg University Presidents Club

    She was a former member of the Faculty Wives Club of Shippensburg University and the Shippensburg Civic Club.

    She is survived by her husband, Dr. John E. Hubley and two sons, John M. Hubley of Camp Hill and Joseph D. Hubley of Shippensburg.

    Funeral services will be held Thursday at 11 a.m. in Memorial Lutheran Church, 34 E. Orange St., Shippensburg, with the Rev. Bonnie B. Hoffman officiating. Burial will be in Spring Hill Cemetery, Shippensburg.

    Friends may call at the church one hour prior to the services on Thursday. Foglesanger-Bricker Funeral Home, Shippensburg, is in charge of the arrangements.

    Memorial contributions can be made to her church; the Franklin County Unit of the American Cancer Society, 452 E. King St., Chambersburg 17201; or the Scleroderma Research Foundation, Box. 200, Columbus, N.J. 08022.



  • Funeral services for Lester Franklin Marquart, 77, of Lake Jackson, Texas, were held Oct. 3 at 2 p.m. in Lakewood Funeral Chapel with the Rev. Faulk Landrum officiating.

    He died Sept. 30, 1997 at his residence.

    Born March 28, 1920 in Newville, he was a World War II veteran of the U.S. Army Air Corps. Retired from Dow Chemical Co. in 1980 after 34 years of service, he was an avid gardener.

    Surviving are his wife of 52 years, Mary Emma Marquart; a son, Lester F. Marquart Jr., of Seattle, Wash.; a sister, Mildred Ruth Marquart of Newville; and three grandchildren.

    Burial was in Restwood Memorial Park. Memorials can be made to the charity of your choice.

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